Grandma’s Favorite Beauty Trick – Besan

Besan is much loved when it comes to tasty pakoras, chilla or spicy kadhi, but did you know that besan can help to treat a variety of skin problems. Bride to be use besan to make ubtans for that perfect glow on their big day.

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Benefits of Besan for skin

  • Controls oil – Mix two tablespoon of gram flour aka besan with few drops of rose water mix it until it becomes a smooth paste.Apply it all over your face and neck. Let it dry for about 20 minutes. Wash with cool water. Pat your skin dry.
  • Reduces acne –  Mix around two tablespoons of besan, a few drops of lemon juice & rose water, apply this mixture evenly all over your face and neck. Keep it on for 15-30 minutes and once it is dry, wash it off with cold or lukewarm water.
  • Removes tan – Mix around two tablespoons of besan with a pinch of turmeric and some curd. Mix it until it becomes a smooth paste. Apply it all over your face and neck. Let it dry for about 20 minutes. Wash with lukewarm water. Pat your skin dry.
  • Body scrub – Besan when mixed  with oats , grounded oats and 2 teaspoons corn flour with a little raw milk will help you removes dry skin cells, oiliness and dirt.

 

Do share your DIY recipes with Besan (gram flour) for beautiful & healthy skin.

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